This Fall I have had the pleasure of gallivanting up and down the East Coast. My travels took me to Great Smoky Mountain National Park, where I explored a chunk of the Appalachian Trail with Ash. Additionally, I probed many haunts close to home. It must be said that if you can’t appreciate the beauty of your own backyard, how can you rightfully claim to admire lands of afar? With that in mind, I continue to peel back the rich layers of geography and adventure here in New England.
Per usual, I brought my favorite gear along for testing and backup, because……you never know what life is gonna throw your way! The friendly folks over at Purificup provided me with a purple product to give a whirl, and boy did I! I must say it came in handy along the AT and in the Green Mountains of Vermont! Weighing in at a mere 11 oz, it is the ideal solution for the age-old problem of avoiding the parasitic monster! Just read what the CDC has to say about Giardia, that ish cray! Continue reading